Jazz Band Hong Kong

Live Music And DJ,Jazz, Swing, Blues & Jive
Jazz Band Hong Kong
Reasons to book this ACT
  • Hong Kong's longest-established swing/jazz band

  • Supported top international jazz stars at The Hong Kong Jazz Festival

  • Popular with corporate functions, jazz festivals, balls, weddings & hotels

  • Repertoire inc jazz, swing, Dixieland, New Orleans, blues & big band style

  • Based in Hong Kong & available to perform at events throughout Asia

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Hong Kong's longest-established jazz/swing band have been playing together for more than 40 years, having started in the early 70s at the iconic Godown in Central, then Hong Kong’s top live jazz venue.

As Hong Kong's premier swing band, they have been the supporting act for top international jazz stars at The Hong Kong Jazz Festival, as well as appearing at the Kobe, Osaka and Macau Jazz Festivals. The band has appeared regularly at Cafe Deco on The Peak, the original Jazz Club in Lan Kwai Fong and the HK Convention and Exhibition Centre and frequently performed at Government House at the Consular Corps Ball and other such formal functions.  

The jazz band regularly performs at one-off private functions such as balls, dinners, weddings, private parties, corporate functions and jazz festivals in Hong Kong and around the region, including in Macau, China and Japan. Venues the band regularly plays at include hotels, clubs and bars/restaurants. 

The band line-up consists of band leader John (trumpet/vocals), Bayani (alto sax/clarinet), Oliver (tenor sax/clarinet), Franco (tenor sax/clarinet), Peter (piano), Ken (guitar), Steve (bass) and Tom (drums). The guys hail from England, Scotland, USA, France, Italy and Japan.

REPERTOIRE
The band plays different types of jazz - swing, Dixieland, trad, New Orleans, blues and big band style, as well as Latin.

A Kiss To Build A Dream On (Voc)
All Of Me (Voc)
Baby Won't You Please Come Home? (Voc)
Back 'O Town Blues (Voc)
Beale Street Blues
Blue & Sentimental
Blues Backstage
Cakewalking Babies From Home (Voc)
Can't We Be Friends?
Cherry
C Jam Blues
‘Deed I Do
Doggin' Around
Exactly Like You (Voc)
How Can You Face Me? (Voc)
I Can't Believe That I'm In Love With You (Voc)
I'm In The Mood For Love (Voc)
I Never Knew
It Don't Mean A Thing (Voc)
It Had To Be You (Voc)
It’s Been So Long
It’s Wonderful
Jersey Bounce
Jumpin' At The Woodside
Just A Gigolo (Voc)
Just You, Just Me
Kansas City Man Blues
Lester Leaps In
Lover
Lullaby Of The Leaves
Mean To Me
Moten Swing
Night Train

Nobody Loves You When You’re Down And Out
Oh Lady Be Good
Old Folks
On A Slow Boat To China (Voc)
On The Sunny Side Of The Street (Voc)
Poor Butterfly
Robin’s Nest
Rocking Chair
Rockin' Steve
Rose Of Picardy
Satin Doll
Shine
Shiny Stockings
Spain
St. James Infirmary (Voc)
Sunday (Voc)
Swing That Music (Voc)
Take The ‘A’ Train
Tangerine (Voc)
The Gypsy (Voc)
The Lady Is A Tramp (Voc)
There Is No Greater Love
There'll Never Be Another You
The Song Is Ended (Voc)
The Very Thought Of You (Voc)
Three Little Words
Umbrella Man (Voc)
Was I To Blame? (Voc)
Watermelon Man
What A Wonderful World (Voc)
You Can Depend On Me
You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To

(‘Voc’ = with vocals)